The Resource Field of dreams, Universal ; a Gordon Company production ; a Phil Alden Robinson film ; executive producer, Brian Frankish ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Charles Gordon ; written for the screen and directed by Phil Alden Robinson

Field of dreams, Universal ; a Gordon Company production ; a Phil Alden Robinson film ; executive producer, Brian Frankish ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Charles Gordon ; written for the screen and directed by Phil Alden Robinson

Label
Field of dreams
Title
Field of dreams
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; a Gordon Company production ; a Phil Alden Robinson film ; executive producer, Brian Frankish ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Charles Gordon ; written for the screen and directed by Phil Alden Robinson
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A Iowa farmer hears a voice that instructs him to plow down his crops and construct a baseball field. After doing so, the field is inhabited by spirits of dead baseball players
Member of
Awards note
  • Added to the Library of Congress' National Film Registry in 2017.
  • 1989 Academy Award nominee for Best Picture.
Cataloging source
JNE
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Field of dreams (Motion picture)
  • Field of dreams (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Costume designer, Linda Bass ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; director of photography, John Lindley ; editor, Ian Crafford ; music composed by James Horner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating : PG
Language note
English or French soundtracks; optional French or Spanish subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F54 2012
PerformerNote
Kevin Costner, Amy Madigan, James Earl Jones, Timothy Busfield, Dwier Brown, Frank Whaley, Ray Liotta, Burt Lancaster
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-
  • 1947-2020
  • 1963-
  • 1913-1994
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  • Robinson, Phil Alden
  • Frankish, Brian E.
  • Gordon, Lawrence
  • Gordon, Charles
  • Costner, Kevin
  • Madigan, Amy
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Busfield, Timothy
  • Brown, Dwier
  • Whaley, Frank
  • Liotta, Ray
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Bass, Linda
  • Gassner, Dennis
  • Lindley, John
  • Crafford, Ian
  • Horner, James
  • Kinsella, W. P
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Gordon Company
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
106
Series statement
Universal 100th anniversary
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  • Jackson, Joe
  • Jackson, Joe
  • Jackson, Joe
  • Baseball
  • Baseball players
  • Fathers and sons
  • Farmers
  • Baseball
  • Baseball players
  • Farmers
  • Fathers and sons
  • Iowa
Technique
live action
Label
Field of dreams, Universal ; a Gordon Company production ; a Phil Alden Robinson film ; executive producer, Brian Frankish ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Charles Gordon ; written for the screen and directed by Phil Alden Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1)
  • DVD release of the 1989 motion picture
  • Based on the book "Shoeless Joe" by W.P. Kinsella
  • Bonus materials: From father to son: passing along the pastime (the cast and crew share father-son memories and discuss how the film has impacted their lives and dreams) (39 min.) ; deleted scenes with introductions by Phil Alden Robinson ; feature commentary with director Phil Alden Robinson and director of photography John Lindley
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn822968755
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr. 46 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192130830
Other physical details
sound, color with some black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 61121331
  • 2009877
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1; DTS 5.1; Dolby Digital 2.0; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Field of dreams, Universal ; a Gordon Company production ; a Phil Alden Robinson film ; executive producer, Brian Frankish ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Charles Gordon ; written for the screen and directed by Phil Alden Robinson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1)
  • DVD release of the 1989 motion picture
  • Based on the book "Shoeless Joe" by W.P. Kinsella
  • Bonus materials: From father to son: passing along the pastime (the cast and crew share father-son memories and discuss how the film has impacted their lives and dreams) (39 min.) ; deleted scenes with introductions by Phil Alden Robinson ; feature commentary with director Phil Alden Robinson and director of photography John Lindley
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn822968755
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr. 46 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192130830
Other physical details
sound, color with some black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 61121331
  • 2009877
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1; DTS 5.1; Dolby Digital 2.0; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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